Upcoming Events

This section provides links to upcoming events that may be relevant to wildlife health professionals. Listed events focus on Australia but also include information on events from overseas.

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«October 2020»


Wildlife Group Congress 2020

Onderstepoort, South Africa

The Wildlife Group of the SAVA conference will be held at the Arnold Theiler Building, Lecture Hall 1-35 at the Faculty of Veterinary Science of the University of Pretoria at Onderstepoort, Pretoria, South Africa. The 3-day conference on 5,6 and 7 March 2020 is preceded by a workshop day.

Main topics of the conference will cover but are not limited to: Immobilisation, Infectious diseases, Clinical case studies, Captive breeding and Environmental and One Health.

The conference aims to provide an international platform for researchers and veterinarians with an interest in wildlife and wildlife management to present their knowledge and experience. Please submit an original research paper/ abstract, review of recent topics relevant to wildlife or zoo veterinarians or a case study for oral and poster presentations and publication in the conference proceedings.

Deadline for abstract submission: 30 November 2019.
5/03/2020 - 7/03/2020/Author: Silvia Ban/Number of views (643)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating

Environmental Biosecurity Webinar Series

Department of Agriculture, Water and the Environment

The Environmental Biosecurity Office are excited to inform you about our new monthly environmental biosecurity webinar series beginning in 28th July 2020.

The monthly webinars will run during the last week of each month using Microsoft Teams and be in place of the Environmental Biosecurity Roundtables for 2020. Each webinar will feature three keynote speakers and explore a particular theme relating to environmental biosecurity.The speaking sessions will run for no more than one hour and be followed by a half hour facilitated discussion for those who wish to dive deeper into the topic being discussed.

Current 2020 EBO webinar program (dates are subject to change pending presenter availability)
28th July: Biosecurity - Sustaining life, communities and the land
25th August: It’s all about the people
29th September: Flora, Fauna and Fire – Regenerating a scorched landscape
27th October: Biosecurity risks in focus - Contaminants & commerce
24th November: Biosecurity in our backyard

If you would like to participate, please REGISTER HERE.

Wednesday, 29 July 2020/Author: Silvia Ban/Number of views (278)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating